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President’s First Message to the House

Dear Friends and Colleagues: Becoming president of the House of Deputies has been a little bit like full immersion baptism. It’s great to be enveloped by the Holy Spirit, but you still have to come up for air. For most of the last two months, I’ve been swimming in the process of making appointments to…
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78th General Convention

The 78th General Convention will be held June 25-July 3, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Joint Standing Committee on Planning and Arrangements and the General Convention Office are focusing on efforts to make GC 2015 as paperless as possible, and to reduce reliance on paper copies and improve legislative efficiencies. Learn more. El…
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Young Leaders Appointed to Standing Commissions, Committees

President of the House of Deputies Gay Clark Jennings has announced the appointments of 142 lay and clergy leaders to standing commissions and joint standing committees of General Convention and committees of the House of Deputies. Thirty percent of the newly appointed leaders are age 40 and under, and nearly half—47%—are age 50 and under….
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